List of Special Areas of Conservation in the Republic of Ireland

Sign in a Special Area of Conservation.

The following is a list of Special Areas of Conservation in the Republic of Ireland, as listed by the National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS). Since 2011 the NPWS has operated under the aegis of the Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht. The Special Areas of Conservation are part of the European Union's Natura 2000 network of sites with special flora or fauna.[1][2]

Special Areas of ConservationEdit

Carlow - Cavan - Clare - Cork - Donegal - Dublin - Galway - Kerry - Kildare - Kilkenny - Laois - Leitrim - Limerick - Longford - Louth - Mayo - Meath - Monaghan - Offaly - Roscommon - Sligo - North Tipperary - South Tipperary - Waterford - Westmeath - Wexford - Wicklow

CarlowEdit

The following is a list of Special Areas of Conservation in County Carlow.[3]

CavanEdit

The following is a list of Special Areas of Conservation in County Cavan.[7]

ClareEdit

The following is a list of Special Areas of Conservation in County Clare.[8]

CorkEdit

The following is a list of Special Areas of Conservation in County Cork.[9]

DonegalEdit

The following is a list of Special Areas of Conservation in County Donegal.[10]

DublinEdit

The following is a list of Special Areas of Conservation in County Dublin.[11]

GalwayEdit

The following is a list of Special Areas of Conservation in County Galway.[12]

KerryEdit

The following is a list of Special Areas of Conservation in County Kerry.[13]

KildareEdit

The following is a list of Special Areas of Conservation in County Kildare.[14]

KilkennyEdit

The following is a list of Special Areas of Conservation in County Kilkenny.[15]

LaoisEdit

The following is a list of Special Areas of Conservation in County Laois.[24]

LeitrimEdit

The following is a list of Special Areas of Conservation in County Leitrim.[25]

LimerickEdit

The following is a list of Special Areas of Conservation in County Limerick.[26]

LongfordEdit

The following is a list of Special Areas of Conservation in County Longford.[27]

LouthEdit

The following is a list of Special Areas of Conservation in County Louth.[29]

MayoEdit

The following is a list of Special Areas of Conservation in County Mayo.[30]

MeathEdit

The following is a list of Special Areas of Conservation in County Meath.[31]

MonaghanEdit

The following is a list of Special Areas of Conservation in County Monaghan.[32]

OffalyEdit

The following is a list of Special Areas of Conservation in County Offaly.[33]

RoscommonEdit

The following is a list of Special Areas of Conservation in County Roscommon.[34]

SligoEdit

The following is a list of Special Areas of Conservation in County Sligo.[35]

TipperaryEdit

The following is a list of Special Areas of Conservation in County Tipperary.[36]

WaterfordEdit

The following is a list of Special Areas of Conservation in County Waterford.[37]

WestmeathEdit

The following is a list of Special Areas of Conservation in County Westmeath.[38]

WexfordEdit

The following is a list of Special Areas of Conservation in County Wexford.[39]

WicklowEdit

The following is a list of Special Areas of Conservation in County Wicklow.[40]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Rights for Natura 2000 data: EEA standard re-use policy: unless otherwise indicated, re-use of content on the EEA website for commercial or non-commercial purposes is permitted free of charge, provided that the source is acknowledged (http://www.eea.europa.eu/legal/copyright). Copyright holder: Directorate-General for Environment.
  2. ^ NPWS Data use terms & conditions Archived 17 December 2007 at the Wayback Machine: NPWS encourage the free dissemination of biodiversity data.
  3. ^ "Special Areas of Conservation in County Carlow". npws.ie. National Parks and Wildlife Service.
  4. ^ More information about the Blackstairs Mountains SAC is available from the following; "Blackstairs Mountains SAC", npws.ie, National Parks and Wildlife Service |chapter= ignored (help) ; "Blackstairs Mountains SAC", npws.ie, National Parks and Wildlife Service |chapter= ignored (help) ; and "Blackstairs Mountains data set", Natura 2000, European Environment Agency |chapter= ignored (help).
  5. ^ River Barrow and River Nore: "River Barrow and River Nore Site Synopsis" (PDF), npws.ie, National Parks and Wildlife Service; "River Barrow and River Nore (data set)". Natura 2000. European Environment Agency.
  6. ^ Slaney River Valley: "Site Synopsis" (PDF), npws.ie, National Parks and Wildlife Service, archived from the original (PDF) on 19 December 2007; "data set". Natura 2000. European Environment Agency.
  7. ^ "Special Areas of Conservation in County Cavan". npws.ie. National Parks and Wildlife Service.
  8. ^ "Special Areas of Conservation in County Clare". npws.ie. National Parks and Wildlife Service.
  9. ^ "Special Areas of Conservation in County Cork". npws.ie. National Parks and Wildlife Service.
  10. ^ "Special Areas of Conservation in County Donegal". npws.ie. National Parks and Wildlife Service.
  11. ^ "Special Areas of Conservation in County Dublin". npws.ie. National Parks and Wildlife Service.
  12. ^ "Special Areas of Conservation in County Galway". npws.ie. National Parks and Wildlife Service.
  13. ^ "Special Areas of Conservation in County Kerry". npws.ie. National Parks and Wildlife Service.
  14. ^ "Special Areas of Conservation in County Kildare". npws.ie. National Parks and Wildlife Service.
  15. ^ "Special Areas of Conservation in County Kilkenny". npws.ie. National Parks and Wildlife Service. Archived from the original on 18 December 2007.
  16. ^ Hugginstown Fen (SAC IE0000404). Site Synopsis - National Parks and Wildlife Service, Republic of Ireland. Natura 2000 (data set) - European Environment Agency.
  17. ^ The Loughans (SAC IE0000407). Site Synopsis - National Parks and Wildlife Service, Republic of Ireland. Natura 2000 (data set) - European Environment Agency.
  18. ^ Cullahill Mountain (SAC IE0000831). Site Synopsis, Conservation Plan and maps (1,2,3) - National Parks and Wildlife Service, Republic of Ireland. Natura 2000 (data set) - European Environment Agency.
  19. ^ Spahill and Clomantagh Hill (SAC IE0000849). Site Synopsis - National Parks and Wildlife Service, Republic of Ireland. Natura 2000 (data set) - European Environment Agency.
  20. ^ Galmoy Fen (SAC IE0001858). Site Synopsis - National Parks and Wildlife Service, Republic of Ireland. Natura 2000 (data set) - European Environment Agency.
  21. ^ Lower River Suir (SAC IE0002137). Site Synopsis - National Parks and Wildlife Service, Republic of Ireland. Natura 2000 (data set) - European Environment Agency.
  22. ^ River Barrow and River Nore (IE0002162). Site Synopsis - National Parks and Wildlife Service, Republic of Ireland. Natura 2000 (data set) - European Environment Agency.
  23. ^ Thomastown Quarry (SAC IE0002252) - Site Synopsis - National Parks and Wildlife Service, Republic of Ireland. Natura 2000 (data set) - European Environment Agency.
  24. ^ "Special Areas of Conservation in County Laois". npws.ie. National Parks and Wildlife Service.
  25. ^ "Special Areas of Conservation in County Leitrim". npws.ie. National Parks and Wildlife Service.
  26. ^ "Special Areas of Conservation in County Limerick". npws.ie. National Parks and Wildlife Service.
  27. ^ "Special Areas of Conservation in County Longford". npws.ie. National Parks and Wildlife Service.
  28. ^ "Mount Jessop Bog SAC | National Parks & Wildlife Service". www.npws.ie. Retrieved 4 April 2019.
  29. ^ "Special Areas of Conservation in County Louth". npws.ie. National Parks and Wildlife Service.
  30. ^ "Special Areas of Conservation in County Mayo". npws.ie. National Parks and Wildlife Service.
  31. ^ "Special Areas of Conservation in County Meath". npws.ie. National Parks and Wildlife Service.
  32. ^ "Special Areas of Conservation in County Monaghan". npws.ie. National Parks and Wildlife Service.
  33. ^ "Special Areas of Conservation in County Offaly". npws.ie. National Parks and Wildlife Service.
  34. ^ "Special Areas of Conservation in County Roscommon". npws.ie. National Parks and Wildlife Service.
  35. ^ "Special Areas of Conservation in County Sligo". npws.ie. National Parks and Wildlife Service.
  36. ^ "Special Areas of Conservation in County Tipperary". npws.ie. National Parks and Wildlife Service.
  37. ^ "Special Areas of Conservation in County Waterford". npws.ie. National Parks and Wildlife Service.
  38. ^ "Special Areas of Conservation in County Westmeath". npws.ie. National Parks and Wildlife Service.
  39. ^ "Special Areas of Conservation in County Wexford". npws.ie. National Parks and Wildlife Service.
  40. ^ "Special Areas of Conservation in County Wicklow". npws.ie. National Parks and Wildlife Service.

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